Crime & Courts

Dry cleaner employee assaulted, robbed

An unknown assailant assaulted and robbed a dry cleaner employee Tuesday night.

The Richland County Sheriff's Department said the man entered the 245 Dry Cleaners at 9139 Two Notch Road around 11:30 p.m. armed with a pistol. Deputies said the man assaulted the employee, took an unknown amount of money and fled.

The employee suffered minor injuries.